Imbued with mystery, soul-searching and sly humour, Atelier tells the story of a woman seeking peace and quiet at a modern studio utopia. Her stay is jarringly interrupted by a sound artist while mysterious sheep close in on the house. Written and directed by Elsa María Jakobsdóttir Starring Her – Rosalinde Mynster Woman in basement – Anna Rothlin Driver – Oscar Töringe Woman on telephone – Marijana Jankovic Producer – Anna Malmkjær Willumsen Editor – Mark Bukdahl Sound Designer – Toke Gelardi Rønsholdt Cinematographer – Annika Aschberg Production Designer – Josefine Else Larsen Costumes & Make up – Ellen Loftsdottir Featuring music by Hildur Guðnadóttir, Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto Original music by Johan Carøe The film was shot at Kuben on Furillen in Gotland, Sweden in October 2016. The project was supported by Mikael Blomqvist, Johan Hellström and Film på Gotland. Atelier is a graduation film from The National Film School of Denmark. AWARDS: Edda Award for Best Icelandic Short Film 2018. The Icelandic Film and TV Academy. Angers Student Award at 30th Angers Premiers Plans, Angers, France 2018. Student award for Best Directing and Best Sound Design at 31st Amandus Internasjonale Studentfilmfestival, Lillehammer, 2018. Best Icelandic Short Film at Reykjavík International Film Festival, Iceland 2017. OFFICIAL SELECTION: 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. Czech Republic. Selected by the European Film Promotion for Future Frames: Ten New Filmmakers to Follow. 27th Aspen Shortsfest, USA The Norwegian International Film Festival Haugesund, Norway. Next Nordic Generation. 30th Helsinki International Film Festival – Love and Anarchy, Finland Northern Wave Film Festival, Iceland Super8000 Film Festival Århus, Denmark Arctic Moving Image & Film Festival, Norway 28th Stockholm International Film Festival 47th Alcine Festival de Cine de Alcalá de Henares, Madrid Black Canvas Festival de Cine Contemporaneo, Mexico Minimalen Short Film Festival, Throndheim, Norway Aswan International Women Film Festival, Egypt North Atlantic Film Days, Copenhagen, Denmark FEATURED ON: VARIETY CINEUROPA LE MONDE NISIMAZINE FB